With Paul Burden and Adam Shaw.
6.00,6.15,6.30,6.45 News; 6.27,6.58 Regional news; 6.15 Financial papers;
6.25 Sport; 6.55 Weather................
With Justin Webb and Juliet Morris.
News every 15minutes. 7.12,7.40,8.12,
8.40 Business; 7.20,7.50,8.20,8.50 Sport; 7.25, 7.55,8.25,8.55 Weather, regional news, travel.
Fathers and Sons. Bobby and JR take their sons on a cattle drive. Rpt
Viewers have their say on the day's stories. With Nicky Campbell. PHONE LINE: [number removed](calls charged at local rate).
Regional News; Weather .............
Highlights of quiz show Who's Bluffing
Who? Stereo .................................
Highlights from the last series, with Rolf Harris.
Regional News; Weather .............
Featuring 1983. Rpt Stereo
Fordetails see 9.50am Stereo ...............
Including at 12.00 News Regional News; Weather
Daily news-based quiz show. Stereo.
Details at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled ....
Anne is distressed over her phantom pregnancy.
Today, breaks and sprains..........
General knowledge team quiz, presented by Philip Hayton.
* See Parents' Guide: pages 43-50
Viewers'questions answered. Stereo ......................... QUESTIONS: write to Dear Mr Barker. PO Box 1545. London W 12 6DB.
Futuristic animation based on a comic-strip hero from 1936
Including the latest instalment from the summer expedition to South Africa.
Brotherly teasing of Libby leads Billy to invade her privacy.
Shown at 1.30pm For cast see Wedfiesday
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather Penny Tranter ..................
The latest news in the south of England presented by Sally Taylor. Plus, special features each night on consumer affairs, heritage, the arts, life stories and leisure. Editor Andy Griffee
Noel Edmonds hosts the quiz which tests television knowledge. Tonight, the Untouchables from Hackney play Just Good Friends from Eastbourne.
Director Graham Wetherell ; Producer
Richard L Lewis
Stereo COMPETITION LINE: [number removed](calls charged at 39p per minute, cheap rate; 49p per minute, other times). Line closes at midnight on Thursday.
Metrication Day is 1 October, but how much do consumers know about what is about to happen in Britain's shops? Presented by Anne Robinson. Call the live hotline on [number removed] and tell your story to a researcher; or write to Watchdog, BBCtv, London W 12 7TS. EditorSteve Anderson
Kathy is slowly facing up to her condition, but an evening with Pat reawakens old memories.
For cast see Tuesday
Classic moments brought to the screen by Kenny Everett's stable of wacky characters, including Sid Snot , Cupid Stunt and Marcel Wave. Including guest appearances by Joanna Lumley , Billy Connolly and Janet Street-Porter .
WithPeterSissons. Regional News
Weather Penny Tranter ................
In-depth investigations and analysis of major events at home and abroad.
EditorSteve Hewlett Subtitled .............
Billy Connolly returns to the River Clyde where, as a youth, he served as a welder's apprentice. On his way to perform in Stirling, he points out
Bannockburn, site of the pitched battle between the Scots and the English, and after the show he heads for Scone
Palace and the Forth Bridge.
Director Willy Smax ; Producer Bill Tennant
Enigma: the Making of a Hardback Hero
Robert Harris's Fatherland was a publishing phenomenon, the most successful first novel bv a British author in the past 20 years. Now he's releasing his second novel, Enigma, which looks like being the publishing event of the year. See today's choices.
Producer Roy Ackerman ; Series editor Nigel Williams
Films reviewed this evening include
Forget Paris starring Billy Crystal and Debra Winger. When Crystal takes his dead father back to France, a chance encounterwith an airline executive leads to love.
Funny Bones stars Jerry Lewis , young British comic Lee Evans and Oliver Platt and tells the story of a struggling comedian who returns to
England to track down the origin of the humourthat made hisfathera success.
Also, director Terence Davies and star Gena Rowlands talk about The
Neon Bible, recently screened in competition at Cannes.
And a vintage year is remembered with the films and events of 1955, a year which saw the deaths of James Dean and Carmen Miranda and the births of Kevin Costner and Bruce Willis.
Director Liz Ekberg ; Series producer
See Barry Norman : page 68
Dedee Pfeiffer , Joan Cusack
It is graduation time at Pacifica
College: the culmination of four years of sun, sea, surf....and study. However, before donning their caps and gowns, these gilded youths plan one final dusk-to-dawn party. For room mates Molly, Val and Gina, this is the first night of the rest of their lives.
Director TamarSimon Hoffs (1987)
* FILM REVIEWS pages 71-78